Scrapbooking is becoming more and more popular. You have probably noticed how easy it is to let things get out of hand with all of the neat supplies one can accumulate. By organizing all of your scrapbooking supplies you can ensure it will stay nice and scrapbooking will be more easy and fun.
The first step you need to take to getting your scrapbook supplies organized is by sorting all of the different items that you have. Once you have all of the paper, specialty scissors, scissors, trimmers, etc., together you can begin finding the perfect storage to hold everything.
Scrapbooking Organizers - since there are quite a few things that you use when you are scrapbooking it is a very good thing that there are lots of options when it comes to the different scrapbooking organizers that there are. Getting a organizer for your scrapbooking supplies makes it very easy to keep track of everything that you need to start a scrapbooking project and also be able to keep it in a safe place and completely out of the way when you aren't using the supplies.
There are special racks designed to store scrapbook papers, as well as other useful organizers to hold scrapbooking supplies. Which ever storage choices you use make sure that they will keep the supplies safe and easy to find. Labeling is key to organizing just about everything and the containers that are storing your scrapbooking supplies are no exceptions. You should even label clear containers.
Equally important of course is to have a surface you can do your scrapbooking on. A desk is perfect and for added organizers you can use the room around your desk for storage of the scrapbooking supplies. Use the space beside the desk, below, in it and above your desk. Try to avoid putting too much on the top as you want surface space to work on the scrapbooking. For above storage use shelves or wall organizers.
You can use photo organizers to store the pictures that you plan to use in your scrapbooking projects, and read How to Organize Pictures
for tips on keeping your photos organized. Lastly try and incorporate a waste waste basket in your scrapbook room for all the small bits of paper and other trash that you create while scrapbooking. Scrapbooking is a fun process but can get messy and take a long time to do when organization is not present. By organizing you scrapbook supplies you will make scrapbooking more of a joy. All of the scrapbooking organizers mentioned on this site, including the example link shown above can be found at www.organize.com